Technology and Climate Change

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Are artifical trees the solution to the climate emergency? 

The climate emergency has been created through the release of massive release of stored carbon into the atmosphere. This release has been driven my the technological developments of the industrial revolution that made it possible. Could it be that technology may now hold the key to mitigating against the effects of these changes? Could geoengineering be a solution?

Read this blog post https://alcock.blog/2019/09/30/necessity-is-the-mother-of-invention/

Consider your own response. Is the author being too optimistic? What are the barriers to technological solutions to the problems we face?

 

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